This year I thought I'd shoot some pictures of the runners.
Here's Haile Gebrselassie as he ran past me, leading the race:
A couple of minutes later I got a text from a pal who was watching the race on TV, letting me know that he'd seen and recognised me. The truth is, I wasn't very hard to pick out from the crowds of spectators.Here's Haile Gebrselassie as he ran past me, leading the race, as seen by the BBC:
I always knew it was only a matter of time before I was a big TV star!